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3 Uses for an Old iPad

3 Uses for an Old iPad

Prompted by a question on Twitter, here’s three ideas for making good use of an old iPad, rather than leaving it in a drawer gathering dust.

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iAnnotate Review

iAnnotate Review

A review of iAnnotate PDF from Branchfire. iAnnotate is an app fro the iPad that enables you to read and annotate PDF documents

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Podcasting in Learning : From Hype to Hit

Podcasting in Learning : From Hype to Hit

For most people, the word “podcast” means mobile entertainment, mobile education or simply the opportunity to listen to other people’s thoughts and opinions on a shared interest. However, as a Learning Professional, viewed from the other side of the microphone, podcasting offers a whole host of opportunities.

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Using a Webcam in Virtual Training

Using a Webcam in Virtual Training

This week I’ve delivered 4 short virtual training courses (1 x 2 hour course and 3 x 1 hour courses) and decided to experiment with using video. I went “all the way”, leaving the camera on throughout the entire course.

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Using PowerPoint as a Whiteboard

Using PowerPoint as a Whiteboard

No matter what course you are delivering, whether it’s a software application, soft skills or something else, chances are that as a Trainer, you’ll use PowerPoint

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Our Valentine’s Day Gift to You : RoundUp

Our Valentine’s Day Gift to You : RoundUp

This year The Training Show’s Valentine’s Day gift to the world was “The Gift of Learning”. Using the Twitter hashtag #TTSLove2Learn, throughout the day we tweeted links to some great learning-related resources. Here’s a roundup of what we tweeted about

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Reverse Engineering an Acrobat File

Reverse Engineering an Acrobat File

As a recent video in the Acrobat Accelerator Series explains Acrobat XI has built-in tools to save you hours of retyping by converting your paper or PDF documents into editable Office formats. The Pro version also allows you to save to PowerPoint format.

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Microsoft Expert Educator Program

Microsoft Expert Educator Program

According to Microsoft, “The best educators are the most innovative thinkers in the world and we want to build on that innovation to help every student succeed.”

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